Paestum
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From Sorrento: Paestum and Buffalo Farm Tour

1. From Sorrento: Paestum and Buffalo Farm Tour

Depart from the meeting point and drive southwards to the archeological site of Paestum where you will visit the ancient Greek colony founded in the 7th century BC. Admire the three Doric temples of the site, which are said to be the best-preserved Greek temples in the world. Visit Paestum’s museum which displays many fascinating artifacts, such as sculptures and tomb paintings discovered during excavations. After visiting the temples, stop at a local farm, where the famous buffalo mozzarella cheese is produced, entirely made by hand and exclusively with buffalo milk. Here, a guided tour will show you the daily production and the stables where the most avantgarde techniques of milking are used to safeguard animal welfare, hygiene, and milk quality. At the end of the guided tour you will taste this exquisite product. After the visit, you will have some free time where you are free to purchase lunch from the farm’s own bistro before returning to Sorrento.

From Sorrento: Paestum & Buffalo Farm Full-Day Tour

2. From Sorrento: Paestum & Buffalo Farm Full-Day Tour

Discover ancient Greek temples and learn how local farmers produce their famous mozzarella on a full-day tour from Sorrento. End your day with a delicious tasting of local Buffalo Mozzarella. Depart Sorrento by bus, driving southwards to the archeological site of Paestum where you will visit the ancient Greek colony founded in the 7th century BC. Admire the three Doric temples, said to be the best-preserved Greek temples in the world. Visit Paestum’s museum displaying many fascinating artifacts, such as sculptures and tomb paintings discovered during excavations. After visiting the temples, you'll go to a local farm, where the famous Buffalo Mozzarella cheese is produced, entirely made by hand and exclusively with buffalo milk. Explore the daily production and the stables where the most avant-garde techniques of milking are used, to safeguard animal welfare, hygiene, and milk quality. Finish off with a mozzarella tasting and some free time for a quick lunch before returning to Sorrento.

From Naples: Paestum Day Trip with Mozzarella Tasting

3. From Naples: Paestum Day Trip with Mozzarella Tasting

Experience everything Paestum has to offer in this day trip from Naples. Explore an ancient Greek town, see stunning Greek temples, and learn how local farmers produce their famous mozzarella. End your day with a delicious tasting of local buffalo mozzarella. Meet your driver outside your Naples accommodation and head to Paestum on the beautiful Cilento Coast. With its three ancient Greek Doric temples, Paestum is a center for Greek history lovers. Admire the oldest two temples dedicated to the goddess Hera and the newest ruin built for Athena. Enjoy some free time in Paestum. At the National Archaeological Museum of Paestum, you can find sculptures, tomb paintings, and artifacts recovered from the Greek ruins. The Museum also hosts several stunning metope relief panels depicting ancient Greek life and artwork from the mysterious Tomb of the Diver. Rejoin your driver in the van, and drive to a local farm famous for its buffalo mozzarella. At the farm, learn how the farmers produce their delicious cheese with traditional techniques and different types of milk. Finish your tour with a tasting of creamy buffalo mozzarella.

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